Papers of Alexander Thomas Arthur Gourlay, fl.1902, medical graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Class Certificates 1906-1908;
  • Medical Student's Registration Certificate 1902, 1908;
  • Medical Dinner Programmes (incomplete) 1904-1908.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alexander Thomas Arthur Gourlay was born around c1887  , and was a medical student at the University of Glasgow from 1902-1908  . In his first year, 1902-1903, he studied Chemistry, Zoology and Anatomy and in the next academic session he took Chemistry and Laboratory. In his third year he took Anatomy, Medicine, Physiology and Practical Anatomy, whilst in his fourth year, 1905-1906, he studied Infirmary and Practical Anatomy. In the next academic session 1906-1907, he took Surgery, Midwifery and Pathology and for his final year he studied Medicine. He graduated M B in 1908  .


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Deposit : Dr C M Gourlay, Saffron Walden, Essex : October 1985

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Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Collection catalogued by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 05 November 2004, and members of Glasgow University Archive Service Staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 05 November 2004. Catalogue edited by Emma Anthony, Business Archives Cataloguer, 11 July 2012.

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